All titles available in Overdrive.

It Ain’t So Awful, Falafel by Firoozeh Dumas.
While living in Southern California in the late 1970s, Zomorod Yousefzadeh and her family face difficulties when American hostages are taken in Iran.  

 

 

The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg by Rodman Philbrick.
Young Homer P. Figg goes in search of his brother who was illegally drafted into the Union Army and finds himself right in the middle of the Battle of Gettysburg.
Available as an audiobook on The Cloud Library.

 

 

Slacker by Gordon Korman.
Cameron Boxer prides himself on being a world class slacker who, to everyone’s surprise, including his own, ends up being the president of a wildly successful student action group.

 

 

And, now, a picture book pleasure for everyone.

So Tall Within: Sojourner Truth’s Long Walk to Freedom By Gary D. Schmidt